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Republicans Missing Chance on Education Reform

restoreliberty Wrote: Jun 25, 2012 9:44 PM
The curriculum changed long before No Child Left Behind - NCLB actually has ensured that some measurable standards are in place and that some accountability measures are enforced so that some children have been able to escape chronically failing schools.
One area that awareness of the need for freedom from government control has penetrated black attitudes is in education.

The chronic failure of public schools to notably improve dismal test scores and high dropout rates of black children has made it clear to many black citizens of good will that there has got to be a better way.

Polls show black support for school choice. For example, in a poll done last year in New Jersey by the Rutgers-Eagleton Center at Rutgers University, 54 percent of blacks expressed support for school vouchers compared to 36 percent of...